It’s been a long game week for the 16 teams remaining in the state playoffs, which conclude Saturday with the championships games.
Friday, December 13, 2019
Prep football’s Championship Saturday has arrived.
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The coaching staff for the Southern Nash football team has swelled into double figures, each serving a specific role for a team that will be playing for its first state championship on Saturday.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
TARBORO — Christian Harrison began to celebrate after making a tackle behind the line of scrimmage during a Tarboro home game this season.
Tuesday, December 10, 2019
The Northern Nash girls’ basketball team on Tuesday secured another win to keep its unbeaten streak alive.
Monday, December 09, 2019
Matt Foster didn’t know any better. He wanted to be near his dad Brian Foster, who was coaching the Southern Nash football team in the state semifinals.
The Edenton Holmes football team has been at the doorstep of a state championship for the past three seasons. Again, the Aces find themselves here, close to another chance. Tarboro is here, too. Close again.
Three local football teams advanced to the state semifinals by securing wins during Friday’s third round. SouthWest Edgecombe was the lone team to lose, falling to Northeastern 35-20.
PINETOPS — SouthWest Edgecombe’s fast start to Friday’s Class 2-A third round playoffs game was not enough to keep visiting Northeastern down as the Cougars lost, 35-20.